how to pronounce desires


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the above transcription of desires is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

desires is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of desires in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… just contingent on our desires like if …”

meanings of desires


  1. Plural of desire.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of desire.

desires frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word desires occurs in english on average 20 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics desires can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that desires can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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